|Mike Petraglia, Chris Price explain how shorthanded Patriots escaped with win over Jets||12.21.14 at 6:43 pm ET|
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — WEEI.com’s Mike Petraglia and Chris Price explain how the Patriots held off the Jets, 17-16, Sunday at MetLife Stadium to improve to 12-3 and lock up a first-round bye in the AFC playoffs. The Patriots will clinch the No. 1 seed in the AFC and home field advantage throughout if the Bengals beat the Broncos Monday night in Cincinnati.
|Mike Petraglia, Chris Price preview what the Patriots must do to avoid a Jets upset||12.17.14 at 4:49 pm ET|
FOXBORO — WEEI.com’s Mike Petraglia and Chris Price preview the Week 16 battle between the 11-3 Patriots and 3-11 New York Jets at MetLife Stadium. With a win against the Jets and a Denver Broncos loss to the Cincinnati Bengals Monday night in Cincinnati, the Patriots will clinch the No. 1 seed in the AFC and home field advantage throughout the playoffs.
|Mike Petraglia, Chris Price detail how Patriots flipped the switch to beat Dolphins, clinch 6th straight AFC East||12.14.14 at 7:23 pm ET|
FOXBORO — WEEI.com’s Mike Petraglia and Chris Price detail how the Patriots were able to flip the switch and beat the Miami Dolphins, 41-13, Sunday at Gillette Stadium, clinching their sixth straight AFC East title. The Patriots led by only a point, 14-13, at the half before outscoring the Dolphins, 27-0, in the second half.
|Mike Petraglia, Chris Price explain what Patriots must do to gain revenge, AFC East title||12.10.14 at 4:24 pm ET|
FOXBORO — WEEI.com’s Mike Petraglia and Chris Price preview Sunday’s rematch between the 10-3 Patriots and the 7-6 Miami Dolphins. The Dolphins outscored the Patriots 23-0 in the second half in a Week 1 showdown in South Florida as the Dolphins came away with a 33-20 win. With a win Sunday in the rematch Sunday at Gillette Stadium, the Patriots would clinch their sixth straight AFC East title, joining the Los Angeles Rams (7, 1973-79), Pittsburgh Steelers (6, 1974-79) and Minnesota Vikings (6, 1973-78) as the only teams with straight six division titles since the 1970 merger.
|Mike Petraglia breaks down a big night for Patriots defense in win over Chargers||12.08.14 at 3:19 am ET|
SAN DIEGO — WEEI.com’s Mike Petraglia explains how the Patriots grinded out a win over Chargers Sunday night at Qualcomm Stadium. The 23-14 victory improved the Patriots to 10-3 on the season, keeping them tied with the Denver Broncos for the best record in the AFC. It also marked the 12th straight season of at least 10 wins, the second-longest such streak in NFL history behind the 16 straight seasons for the San Francisco 49ers from 1983-1998.
|Mike Petraglia previews the keys for Patriots-Chargers from sunny San Diego||12.05.14 at 5:14 pm ET|
SAN DIEGO — WEEI.com’s Mike Petraglia previews Patriots Chargers in San Diego and what the 9-3 Patriots will have to do to handle the 8-4 Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium Sunday night. The Patriots wrapped up preparations Friday at the University of San Diego.
|Mike Petraglia, Chris Price break down how Patriots crushed Lions||11.23.14 at 7:26 pm ET|
The win improved the Patriots to 9-2 on the season, guaranteeing their 14th straight winning season, the fifth such longest streak in NFL history. The Patriots are also just the third team since the 1970 merger to record 14 straight winning seasons, two shy of the Cowboys (1970-86) and the 49ers (1983-98).
It was also New England’s 15th straight win at home, 12 shy of the NFL record of 27 set by the Miami Dolphins from 1971-74.